Hardy Exotic Range
Plant Description: This is the only medium dwarf Nandina that displays red new foliage for nine months of the year. It has red new growth in spring and autumn, and a full flush of red in winter. It is a safe choice around bushland, as it will not spread from seed.
Height & Width: 60-70cm high x 60-70cm wide.
Foliage: Red new growth in spring and autumn, and turning red all over in winter.
Uses: Low hedge (also as a shrub or feature plant).
Position & Tolerances: Full sun to moderate shade. Drought and cold tolerant. Humidity tolerant.
Soil Type: Free draining to heavy clay soil.
Best Planting Time: March to November.
Planting Density: 2-3 plants per linear metre (3-6 plants per m²).
Where it thrives: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, NT, SA and WA.
Pruning: Prune every few years for hedging, or can be left unpruned.
Establishment & Extra Care:
- Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established.
- Plant in a well mulched garden, a chunky mulch is recommended.
- Use slow release fertiliser in spring, if required.
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